The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 42 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 44 22 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.16% 1.89% 3.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.92% 11.17% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 21
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£334 £319 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-19.51% -45.33%
Apple iOS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
295 197 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.21% 16.88% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 84 121
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 45
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.67 £16.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -18.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £26.50 £22.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 1 - -
Cheadle - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 3
Altrincham - - - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Apple iOS
North West

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS.

1 40 (67.80%) Android
2 29 (49.15%) iOS Development
3 26 (44.07%) Mobile App
4 20 (33.90%) Objective-C
5 19 (32.20%) Windows
6 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
7 17 (28.81%) HTML
8 16 (27.12%) CSS
8 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (23.73%) .NET
10 12 (20.34%) XML
10 12 (20.34%) jQuery
11 11 (18.64%) CSS3
11 11 (18.64%) Xamarin
12 10 (16.95%) TDD
12 10 (16.95%) Java
13 9 (15.25%) XSLT
13 9 (15.25%) XHTML
13 9 (15.25%) XPath
13 9 (15.25%) HTML5
13 9 (15.25%) Windows Phone
13 9 (15.25%) Apache Cordova
14 8 (13.56%) User Experience
14 8 (13.56%) Cucumber
14 8 (13.56%) Web Design
14 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.86%) Web Services
15 7 (11.86%) OO
15 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
16 6 (10.17%) Xcode

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.69%) Node.js
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) VPN
2 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQLite
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Cucumber
2 6 (10.17%) Xcode
2 6 (10.17%) Calabash
3 5 (8.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (6.78%) Subversion
5 3 (5.08%) JIRA
6 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.39%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) iOS Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Xamarin Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Designer
6 3 (5.08%) Android Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Remote Desktop Support
8 1 (1.69%) Service Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (1.69%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) HTML
2 16 (27.12%) CSS
3 14 (23.73%) .NET
4 12 (20.34%) XML
4 12 (20.34%) jQuery
5 11 (18.64%) CSS3
6 9 (15.25%) Apache Cordova
6 9 (15.25%) HTML5
6 9 (15.25%) XSLT
6 9 (15.25%) XHTML
7 7 (11.86%) Web Services
8 6 (10.17%) iOS SDK
8 6 (10.17%) PhoneGap
9 5 (8.47%) Ajax
10 4 (6.78%) Sass
10 4 (6.78%) Xamarin.iOS
10 4 (6.78%) JSON
11 3 (5.08%) Android SDK
11 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.08%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.07%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.56%) User Experience
3 6 (10.17%) iPad
3 6 (10.17%) Blackberry
4 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.78%) iPhone
5 4 (6.78%) Open Source
5 4 (6.78%) Web 2.0
5 4 (6.78%) NHS
6 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.08%) Social Media
7 2 (3.39%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (3.39%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 40 (67.80%) Android
2 19 (32.20%) Windows
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Phone
4 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.39%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) iOS Development
2 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.95%) TDD
4 8 (13.56%) Web Design
5 7 (11.86%) OO
5 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
6 6 (10.17%) BDD
6 6 (10.17%) OOP
6 6 (10.17%) Android Development
7 5 (8.47%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (8.47%) Scrum
7 5 (8.47%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.78%) Use Case
8 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.78%) Pair Programming
8 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.08%) SOA
9 3 (5.08%) Test Management
9 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) Objective-C
2 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.95%) Java
4 9 (15.25%) XPath
5 5 (8.47%) SQL
6 4 (6.78%) C#
7 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.08%) Ruby
8 2 (3.39%) PHP
8 2 (3.39%) VBScript
9 1 (1.69%) Python
9 1 (1.69%) XAML
9 1 (1.69%) C
9 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.08%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.39%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Xamarin
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Lotus
3 4 (6.78%) Appcelerator
4 3 (5.08%) Apple
4 3 (5.08%) HP
4 3 (5.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.39%) Novell
5 2 (3.39%) Adobe
5 2 (3.39%) Kony
6 1 (1.69%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Symbian
6 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
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